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MOFFA 2018 WINTER MEETING SPEAKERS

Keynote Speaker Ben Friton of Can YA Love & Forested, LLC: Friton leads seminars and lectures around the world focusing on restoring ecosystems using biomimicry. He has worked in densely populated communities and has patented vertical garden systems and currently … Continue reading

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Dr. Kris Nichols, Soil Microbiologist, KRIS systems Education and Consulting Services Joins MOFFA Speaker Lineup

I am really looking forward to the MOFFA, the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association’s 27th Annual Winter Meeting on Saturday February 17, 2018 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Maryland Department of Agriculture Building, 50 Harry S. … Continue reading

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Ben Friton of Can YA Love and Forested will be Keynote Speaker at MOFFA 2018 Winter Meeting

Keynote Speaker Ben Friton of Can YA Love & Forested will discuss the History of Agriculture and Going Back to the Fundamentals of Thriving Ecosystems at the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association 2018 Winter Meeting. Friton leads seminars and … Continue reading

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MOFFA has a Great Variety of Speakers Lined Up for Winter Meeting

MOFFA 2017 WINTER MEETING SPEAKERS Kirsten S. Traynor, PhD, Flickerwood Apiary– studies how pesticides impact honey bee health for the University of Maryland in the lab of Dr. Dennis vanEngelsdorp and is the editor of Bee World, published by the … Continue reading

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MOFFA WINTER MEETING 2017

Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association to Hold Conference in Annapolis MOFFA, the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association, announces its 26th Annual Winter Meeting, on Saturday February 11, 2017, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, at the Maryland Department … Continue reading

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MOFFA Summer Social at Forested

Here is a chance to see a different type of ‘farming’. A chance to see permaculture in action! Join us for the MOFFA Summer Social at FORESTED, a 10 acre Forest Garden that advances forest agriculture through permaculture. We’ll take … Continue reading

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Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Twilight Meeting Tour

Upper Marlboro Research and Education Center Rain or Sunshine Thursday- August 11, 2016 2005 Largo Road 4:30 PM until 8:30 PM Please join Dr. Cerriti R. R. Hooks, Dept of Entomology, and The University of Maryland Extension Service for an evening … Continue reading

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FARM VISIT DAY AT LICKING CREEK BEND FARM

Visit Licking Creek Bend Farm for Farm Visit Day on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Meet the amazing staff, tour the farm, see the farm equipment, plant or pick your Christmas tree, share a veggie pot luck, swim in the creek, … Continue reading

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Interactive Workshop on Regenerative Agriculture, Climate Change and Food

What: National Press Club event with French Ministry of Agriculture to discuss soil carbon sequestration When: Wednesday, March 9,  8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Where: The Holeman Lounge at the National Press Club – 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC … Continue reading

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New Documentary, “The Call of the Land” to Premier at Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association Winter Meeting

Catch the premier of a new documentary, The Call of the Land, tomorrow, February 20, 2016 at the Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association Winter Meeting. Courtney Buchholtz is one of the Montgomery County farmers featured in the new documentary … Continue reading

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